SPOKEN WORD PIECE….

DON'T MAKE ME OVER:You see these broad fake smiles, not the real struggleyou see face, not the intricate mentally muddleyou only decipher me through sight, not in mindYou vision is warped, stuck in timeYou cant see beyond rumours or lies..What you know bout me.....where were you in the decades of mornings, noons and nightswhere were [...]

EXCLUSIVE

The amount of notepads is growing past limited publications. Here, I am staring at the growing pile with another notebook in hand to add to the ever growing pile. It is officially time to get back to work and re-sort the pile of stories no one has ever read. Utilising my old stories for an [...]

DISTORTED ILLUSIONS….

Once she had been good; Once...... They had been in this together every step of the way apart from that fateful day. Willingly blinded by her illicit seduction and indecent proposals he had been lost in lust. Anything she requested of him was a Must! Crowned, undoubtedly his Queen he had trusted her with his [...]

FREE….

Lately the air smelt sickly sweet, a nauseating scent she had come to bear these past few months. The earth smooth beneath her feet covered the hem of her skirt, moving into the field she breathed heavily. Long days, short nights and the lash of a whip were all she could see between the blades [...]

HEY….

"Do not let others diminish the opinion you have of yourself." In my experience people are quick to throw judgement and discuss the intricate details of other peoples closets while keeping their doors padlocked and shut. Or, there are those who prey upon your insecurities and assessing weights, growth and size. .Back in the day, [...]

OCEANS LEDGE

The air was different,They were different far away from society; Sat beside the ocean, Quietly.Huddled against the breeze of the waves;Truths told and Promises madeA love remembered,A motion felt,Grateful for the hand they had been dealt..#blackwriters #writersofinstagram #poetry #writerscommunity #writersofcolor  #writing #instawrites  #writingcommunity #love #writersofig #poetsofinstagram #poetrycommunity #quotes #poems #poem #poet #poets #writerslife #wordofcolour #wordporn [...]

I STAND BEFORE YOU

ATTENTION: I stand before you,unchained.I stand before you,unnamed.I stand before you,maintained.I stand before you,unfazed.I stand before you,proud.I stand before you,loud.I stand before you,wild.I stand before you, smile....... ᴺᴱᵛᴱᴿ ᴸᴱᵀ ᵀᴴᴱ ᵂᴼᴿᴸᴰ ᴰᴱᶠᴵᴺᴱ ᵞᴼᵁ, ᵞᴼᵁ ᴰᴱᶠᴵᴺᴱ ᵞᴼᵁᴿˢᴱᴸᶠ......@officialwordberry.#writers #writersofinstagram #poetry #writerscommunity #writer #writing #writingcommunity #tatted #writersofig #poetsofinstagram #poetrycommunity #quotes #poems #poem #poet #poets #writerslife #words #wordporn #author [...]

SIGHT

He saw a woman laid in bedHe didn't enquire about what was in her headHe saw white pillows and ruffled sheetsHe didn't know this she would repeatas he stepped into her liarher fangs appearedthe black widow is never black, my dearno evidence of her crime existsdisguarded he could no longer resistburied among the dead, removed [...]

WHITE CLOUDS

Rosemary paused as her little heart beat rattled in her chest, one of her parents had awoken. Terrified her night feeds would be discovered she removing her tiny fingers from the packet. Clutching the two biscuits she had managed to snipe seconds before the creak of the kitchen door had stilled her she waited. There [...]

PEACE AND LOVE

What kind of influence is this?Children are canvases that paint their way to adulthood. As a parent I have already prided myself on raising strong, intelligent black men. So, here I was innocently trying to insight a meaningful picture and this is what I got!.The instructions were simple, I followed them myself...."Put your two fingers [...]